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Le Centre de l'amour : decouvert soubs divers emblesmes galans et facetieux

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Le Centre de l'amour : decouvert soubs divers emblesmes galans et facetieux


Publication date 1680
Publisher A Paris : Chez Cupidon
Collection emblem; americana
Digitizing sponsor University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Contributor University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Language French; Latin; German
Signatures: *4, **2, [A]-Z4

Date of publication from Praz, p. 302 and Landwehr, # 223. In BM [1650?]. Cf. v. 35, col. 1161

Poems in French with engravings on opposite pages, numbered in duplicate. Beneath each engraving is a shorter poem in Latin and German

Fully engraved t.p.. Verso of last leaf (p. [93]) within a cartouche

Engravings by Peter Rollos previously published in his Euterpe suboles (ca.. 1608, 59 plates) and Vita Corneliana (1639, 33 plates). Cf. Praz, p. 477-478

Bound in lump vellum binding with some worm holes in front cover and inside the back cover

Leaves A, A2 and B2 not signed

McGeary & Nash. Emblem books at the University of Illinois

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Unpaginated.

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